Emergency Department closures continue due to staff shortages

Due to insufficient staffing, South Bruce Grey Health Services advise the following temporary Emergency Department closures:

The Durham Emergency Department will be closed on Friday, October 13 at 5:00 PM, reopening Saturday, October 14 at 7:00 AM.

The Chesley Emergency Department will be closed on Monday, October 16, reopening on Tuesday, October 17 at 7:00 AM.

Ambulance by-pass has been undertaken to divert patients to the nearest open ED.

Anyone requiring immediate medical attention should call 911 to be taken to the nearest Emergency Department. For non-urgent health care needs, Health Connect Ontario is available 24/7 for non-emergency health-related questions by calling 811.